svchost.exe

  barrydol 14:33 17 Sep 2005
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My Norton firewall has started to tell me every 10 minutes that a remote system is trying to access my PC.The path is always c:\windows\system32\svchost.exe and the local port is always 1026 but the remote address is always different. Should I allow or block this access? Thanks.

  VoG II 14:39 17 Sep 2005

click here

click here

tasklist.exe can be downloaded from click here

  barrydol 15:28 17 Sep 2005

I read your links. I didn't understand some of it but I think it seems ok to permit this access?

  VoG II 15:52 17 Sep 2005

It *should* be OK.

Just to be sure that it isn't a trojan trying to 'phone home' scan with a² click here

  barrydol 17:25 17 Sep 2005

I'll try that. Thanks for your help.

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